One of the more interesting things about the Switch is seeing what ports from other platforms the system receives. The form factor of the console’s ability to be played on the big screen and on the go has made it an appealing proposition for games to make the switch to Nintendo’s system. Furi joins the wave in early 2018. Continue reading Furi Set For Switch Release Early Next Year
It is rare for a videogame series to steadily grow in popularity. Often times a series will start with a big splash or taper off before it makes an impact, but the Persona series has been able to buck the trend. Continue reading Persona 5 Celebrates New Sales Milestone
ASSASSIN’S CREED IS BACK
Assassin’s Creed Origins is less of a continuation but more of evolution for the decade-long franchise. As a long time fan since 2010 with Assassin’s Creed 2, I can admit that the gameplay of the franchise hasn’t been that great. Each entry since the original Assassin’s Creed has only added a little as the years went by. With the year-long break the Assassin’s Creed franchise took, I can honestly say Assassin’s Creed Origins adds a lot to the franchise; so much it makes it feel like I’m playing a different game.
Conor McGregor’s last fight may have been in a boxing ring, but he is still the biggest star in the Octagon as evidenced by the cover of EA Sports UFC 3. Continue reading EA Sports UFC 3 Reveal Trailer Highlights Action-Conor McGregor Graces Cover
One needs only to glance at my history as a writer to see that Resident Evil is my favorite video game series. Specifically the first three titles, which both established and subsequently improved upon the survival horror genre on Sony’s PlayStation. While that type of game, with tank controls and static camera angles, are viewed today as relics of the past, Rainy Night Creations’ Vaccine may be a vital shot in the arm for this dormant genre. Continue reading Vaccine Review
In my first post for Middle of Nowhere Gaming, I talked about the Dragon Ball FighterZ closed beta and the sign up for it. At the opinion part of the post I had hoped I would get my hands on a PS4 beta code by the time the beta rolled out; even signed up for three different emails to increase my chances. It seemed lady luck shined her light on me because I got a beta code much to my surprise. When I say surprisingly I mean it because friends I know who are the biggest fans of fighting games did not get one, I was the only one they knew who actually got one.
Mental illness is a hard concept to grasp because no one can ever truly know what goes on inside your head. Depicting how someone can struggle with it was one of Ninja Theory’s goals in creating Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice and judging from the developer’s Accolades Trailer it succeeded. Continue reading Hellblade’s Accolades Trailer Highlights Games Emotional Impact